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JANUARY

SAME AS IT EVER WAS

I .4.2023

MAKE A AMERICA SAFE AGAIN
 

NEVER TOO LATE AND THEN IT IS

JANUARY

TO COME

January 1

events                        deaths                               births 

 

  • 165

  • 138 – Lucius Aelius, adopted son intended successor of Hadrian (b. 101)

  • 404 – Telemachus, Christian monk and martyr[

  • 898 – Odo I, Frankish king (b. 860)[325]

  • 951 – Ramiro II, king of León and Galicia[326]

  • 1031 – William of Volpiano, Italian abbot (b. 962)

  • 1189 – Henry of Marcy, Cistercian abbot (b. c. 1136)[328]

  • 1204 – Haakon III, king of Norway (b. 1182)

  • 1387 – Charles II, king of Navarre (b. 1332)[330]

  • 1496 – Charles d'Orléans, count of Angoulême (b. 1459)[331]

  • 1515 – Louis XII, king of France (b. 1462)[332]

  • 1559 – Christian III, king of Denmark (b. 1503)[333]

  • 1560 – Joachim du Bellay, French poet and critic (b. 1522)

  • 1617 – Hendrik Goltzius, Dutch painter and illustrator (b. 1558)[335]

  • 1697 – Filippo Baldinucci, Florentine historian and author (b. 1625)[336]

  • 1716 – William Wycherley, English playwright and poet (b. 1641)[337]

  • 1748 – Johann Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician academic (b. 1667)

  • 1780 – Johann Ludwig Krebs, German organist composer (b. 1713)

  • 1782 – Johann Christian Bach, German composer (b. 1735)

  • 1789 – Fletcher Norton, 1st Baron Grantley, English lawyer and politician, British Speaker of the House of Commons (b. 1716)

  • 1793 – Francesco Guardi, Italian painter and educator (b. 1712)

  • 1817 – Martin Heinrich Klaproth, German chemist and academic (b. 1743)

  • 1846 – John Torrington, English sailor and explorer (b. 1825)[344]

  • 1853 – Gregory Blaxland, Australian farmer and explorer (b. 1778)[345]

  • 1862 – Mikhail Ostrogradsky, Ukrainian mathematician and physicist (b. 1801)

  • 1881 – Louis Auguste Blanqui, French activist (b. 1805)[348]

  • 1892 – Roswell B. Mason, American lawyer and politician, 25th Mayor of Chicago (b. 1805)

  • 1894 – Heinrich Hertz, German physicist and academic (b. 1857)

  • 1896 – Alfred Ely Beach, American publisher and lawyer, created the Beach Pneumatic Transit (b. 1826)[351]

  • 1906 – Hugh Nelson, Scottish-Australian farmer and politician, 11th Premier of Queensland (b. 1833)[352]

  • 1918 – William Wilfred Campbell, Canadian poet and author (b. 1858)

  • 1921 – Theobald von Bethmann-Hollweg, German lawyer and politician, 5th Chancellor of Germany (b. 1856)[354]

  • 1929 – Mustafa Necati, Turkish civil servant and politician, Turkish Minister of Environment and Urban Planning (b. 1894)[355]

  • 1931 – Martinus Beijerinck, Dutch microbiologist and botanist (b. 1851)[356]

  • 1937 – Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati, Indian religious leader, founded the Gaudiya Math (b. 1874)

  • 1940 – Panuganti Lakshminarasimha Rao, Indian author and educator (b. 1865)[358]

  • 1943 – Jenő Rejtő, Hungarian journalist[359]

  • 1944 – Edwin Lutyens, English architect, designed the Castle Drogo and Thiepval Memorial (b. 1869)[360]

  • 1944 – Charles Turner, Australian cricketer (b. 1862)[361]

  • 1953 – Hank Williams, American singer-songwriter guitarist (b. 1923)

  • 1954 – Duff Cooper, English politician and diplomat,  (b. 1890)[363]

  • 1954 – Leonard Bacon, American poet and critic (b. 1887)

  • 1955 – Arthur C. Parker, American archaeologist historian (b. 1881)[365]

  • 1960 – Margaret Sullavan, American actress (b. 1909)[366]

  • 1966 – Vincent Auriol, French journalist and politician, (b. 1884)[367]

  • 1969 – Barton MacLane, actor, playwright screenwriter (b. 1902)

  • 1971 – Amphilochius of Pochayiv, Ukrainian saint (b. 1894)

  • 1972 – Maurice Chevalier, French actor and singer (b. 1888)

  • 1978 – Carle Hessay, German-Canadian painter (b. 1911)

  • 1980 – Pietro Nenni, Italian journalist and politician, Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs (b. 1891)[372]

  • 1981 – Hephzibah Menuhin, American-Australian pianist (b. 1920)[373]

  • 1982 – Victor Buono, American actor (b. 1938)[374]

  • 1984 – Alexis Korner, French-English singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1928)[375]

  • 1992 – Grace Hopper, American computer scientist and admiral, co-developed COBOL (b. 1906)[376]

  • 1994 – Arthur Porritt, Baron Porritt, New Zealand physician and politician, 11th Governor-General of New Zealand (b. 1900)[377]

  • 1994 – Cesar Romero, American actor (b. 1907)

  • 1994 – Edward Arthur Thompson, Irish historian academic (b. 1914)

  • 1995 – Eugene Wigner, Hungarian-American physicist and mathematician, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1902)

  • 1996 – Arleigh Burke, American admiral (b. 1901)[381]

  • 1996 – Arthur Rudolph, German-American engineer (b. 1906)

  • 1997 – Townes Van Zandt, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (b. 1944)[383]

  • 1998 – Helen Wills, American tennis player and coach (b. 1905)

  • 2001 – Ray Walston, American actor (b. 1914)[385]

  • 2002 – Julia Phillips, American film producer and author (b. 1944)

  • 2003 – Joe Foss, American soldier, pilot, and politician, 20th Governor of South Dakota (b. 1915)[387]

  • 2005 – Shirley Chisholm, American educator and politician (b. 1924)

  • 2006 – Harry Magdoff, American economist and journalist (b. 1913)

  • 2007 – Roland Levinsky, South African-English biochemist and academic (b. 1943)[

  • 2007 – Tillie Olsen, American short story writer (b. 1912)

  • 2008 – Pratap Chandra Chunder, Indian educator and politician (b. 1919)

  • 2009 – Claiborne Pell, American politician (b. 1918)[393]

  • 2010 – Lhasa de Sela, American-Mexican singer-songwriter (b. 1972)

  • 2012 – Kiro Gligorov, Bulgarian-Macedonian lawyer and politician, 1st President of the Republic of Macedonia (b. 1917)

  • 2012 – Nay Win Maung, Burmese physician, businessman, and activist (b. 1962)

  • 2013 – Christopher Martin-Jenkins, English journalist (b. 1945)

  • 2013 – Patti Page, American singer and actress (b. 1927)

  • 2014 – Higashifushimi Kunihide, Japanese monk and educator (b. 1910)[400]

  • 2014 – William Mgimwa, Tanzanian banker and politician, 13th Tanzanian Minister of Finance (b. 1950)

  • 2014 – Juanita Moore, American actress (b. 1914)

  • 2015 – Mario Cuom